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Closed section of Rufus Woods Lake will open to anglers


Apr 14, 2014
Following the events of Sept. 11, 2001, this section of Rufus Woods Lake was closed to public access and recreational fishing…





Anglers can fish without limits at three Okanogan County lakes

By NCBI
Sep 09, 2011
Starting immediately, licensed anglers can catch and keep as many game fish as they want at three lakes in Okanogan…

Fall Prescribed Burning Planned on Methow Valley Ranger District

By NCBI
Sep 06, 2011
Methow Valley Ranger District crews expect to treat several hundred acres with prescribed fire this fall. The…

Teen Charged With Failure to Yield

By NCBI
Sep 06, 2011
A Riverside teen has been charged with failure to yield in a two vehicle accident that left both cars damaged but no one…

Salmon Fire Human Caused Officials Determine

By NCBI
Sep 02, 2011
Fire investigators with the Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) have determined that the Salmon Fire…

Campfire restrictions on DNR campgrounds in Okanogan County

By NCBI
Sep 02, 2011
Starting September 2, 2011, at 12:01 a.m, the State Department of Natural Resources will prohibit campfires in all…